• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 211

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD, KINGWOOD, BURLWOOD AND MARQUETRY SIDE-CABINET

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD, KINGWOOD, BURLWOOD AND MARQUETRY SIDE-CABINET
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The serpentine Brèche d'Alep marble top over a conforming case set with a central cupboard door and flanking cupboard doors inlaid with scrolling foliage and birds, the locks stamped VF over crossed keys, over a wavy apron and paw feet
    51½ in. (131 cm.) high, 59¼ in. (150.5 cm.) wide, 17¾ in. (45 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 208-229)